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What is gender change surgery male to female?

What is gender change surgery male to female?

Techniques vary: The urethra is dissected out of the penis and relocated. The glans penis becomes the clitoris to allow for orgasmic response; scrotal tissue is used to construct the labia and a "neo-vagina" is created. There are several extraordinary us surgeons who do this surgery routinely - and the results are astonishingly good! Facial feminization surgery is a subspecialty of plastic surgery. Google wpath. ...Read more

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How hard is gender change surgery female to male?

How hard is gender change surgery female to male?

F to M surgery: After starting testosterone, most FTM individuals experience deepening of the voice, increased hair growth, clitoral enlargement. "top" surgery (breast reduction) is the most common surgery done - and results are excellent. Genital surgery is now possible. A penis can be constructed using grafted skin, the labia can house a testicular implant and a pump for the penile implant to enable erections. ...Read more

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Describe gender reassignment surgery male to female?

Describe gender reassignment surgery male to female?

Gender reassignment: The surgical procedures by which a person's physical appearance and function of their existing sexual characteristics are altered to resemble that of the other sex. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: female to male sex change surgery?

What is the definition or description of: female to male sex change surgery?

FTM: A genetic female may feel that she wants to live as a male. Typically these feelings start around age 4. Usually, the first surgery involved is removing the glandular breast tissue. A much more major surgery involves constructing a penis which is usually done with forearm skin. ...Read more

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How much does a male to female sex change surgery cost if you have no insurance?

How much does a male to female sex change surgery cost if you have no insurance?

Many thousand $s: Vertually never covered by insurance. Needs to be combined with hormonal therapy under medical guidance. Number of men travel to thailand or morocco where surgery is much cheaper. However these places need to be well researched. You certainly can call such enters in the usa and ask them how much they charge plus cost of operating room, recovery & anesthesia. It is very expensive. Good luck. ...Read more

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Sorry that was a mistake I've never had female to male surgery. Can you tell me if I should cease my physical activities or not?

Sorry that was a mistake I've never had female to male surgery. Can you tell me if I should cease my physical activities or not?

? question: Please re-ask the question as when you re-posted it, new doctors were unaware of your previous post. Be specific, and someone may be able to help you. ...Read more

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Who has pictures of female to male surgery?

Who has pictures of female to male surgery?

Online: There are pictures on line of this transition. If you are serious about this then you can discuss this with the programs that do this and they will have the information and pictures you need. ...Read more

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How do they create a vaginal hole in a male to female transgender surgery?

How do they create a vaginal hole in a male to female transgender surgery?

Procedure: The process of male to female sex reassignment surgery is more involved than simply creating a "vaginal hole." there are several plastic surgery centers in the us which do the procedure, and it is growing in other countries as well. You can google for info. Http://www. Surgeryencyclopedia. Com/pa-st/sex-reassignment-surgery. Html. ...Read more

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Is a penis functional with surgery from female to male?

Is a penis functional with surgery from female to male?

Prosthesis: Most commonly, f to m gender reassignment surgery is performed using a flap of tissue (often radial forearm free flap) to build a penis. But this does not become erect without some help. A penile prosthesis (inflatable or malleable) can be surgically implanted inside the newly constructed penis, so it can be a functional erection. ...Read more

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For a female to male surgery, can doctors construct a penis?

For a female to male surgery, can doctors construct a penis?

Yes Drs. Can: Surgery is very complex & can be performed by a number of different techniques. Probably most successful is graft from the forearm. Other techniques include graft formed of chest or leg, or flaps from abdominal wall. Skin flaps remain attached to their original blood supply as first of 2-stage procedure & separated from original "donor" site as 2nd. Stage. ...Read more

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Is surgery recommended for a 63 yr old male, who has a thoratic aneurysm that measures 4, without a change in 5 yrs.?

Is surgery recommended for a 63 yr old male, who has a thoratic aneurysm that measures 4, without a change in 5 yrs.?

Not usually: If no symptoms, no valve leakage, smaller than 5.5 and no enlargement the risks exceed the benefit.
Keep, the followup. ...Read more

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After a female has a sex change surgery, how big is the penis normally afterwards?

After a female has a sex change surgery, how big is the penis normally afterwards?

Transgender: There are very few ways of forming a satisfactory mail phallus with transgender surgery. ...Read more

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I'm a male and want female like breast how can I achieve it without surgery and what's the risk of taking pills

I'm a male and want female like breast how can I achieve it without surgery and what's the risk of taking pills

You cant: There is no safe way to grow or reduce breasts... Whether with supplements or medications. Augmentation with a plastic surgeon is the only safe way. ...Read more

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I would like to know if there is a plastic surgeon in mexicowho can perform a sex change surgery, from female tomale, with a little money?

I would like to know if there is a plastic surgeon in mexicowho can perform a sex change surgery, from female tomale, with a little money?

Medical tourism: Be sure to verify the qualifications of any facility or physician performing these procedures in other countries and be prepared to remain there in the event of a complication. ...Read more

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What if there are EKG changes during surgery? What does that mean? I had a knee replacement surgery and my EKG had changes during, I am 59 and female.

What if there are EKG changes during surgery? What does that mean? I had a knee replacement surgery and my EKG had changes during, I am 59 and female.

Needs Follow Up: It means that you when your body was under the stress of anesthesia, your heart didn't tolerate as well as the next person. You should follow up with your primary doctor or cardiologist. Likely they will do some more testing like a stress echo. ...Read more

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Does transgender (female to male) and has surgery to remove the breasts and lymph nodes reduce the risk of breast cancer?

Does transgender (female to male) and has surgery to remove the breasts and lymph nodes reduce the risk of breast cancer?

Probably: In general, transgender surgery does not remove your lymph nodes... Just the breasts. A cosmetic, non-cancer, operation for the breasts can occasionally leave some breast tissue. This may leave you with some risk of breast cancer, but this is probably much less than 5%. Everything still depends on your underlying risk of breast cancer, which may depend on your family history and other factors.. ...Read more

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If a transgender (female to male) had surgery to remove the breasts and lymph nodes, would this reduce the risk of breast cancer?

If a transgender (female to male) had surgery to remove the breasts and lymph nodes, would this reduce the risk of breast cancer?

Yes.: A mastectomy does reduce the risk of breast cancer. It certainly is not completely gone but it definitely helps. ...Read more

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The male who transformation to female can easily have vagina, Ova, and can be pregnant!! From where u bring the womb? Also how the surgery done!?

The male who transformation to female can easily have vagina, Ova, and can be pregnant!! From where u bring the womb? Also how the surgery done!?

No: A male whip undergoes sex change is still a male. So he would not have a nova and womb. The vagina is created through plastic surgery ...Read more

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Is it safe to get gender transformation surgery?

Is it safe to get gender transformation surgery?

No: Any surgery is dangerous! The benefits must clearly outweigh the risks in your eyes before you should consider having it. ...Read more

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Is surgery used to treat gender identity disorder?

Is surgery used to treat gender identity disorder?

Yes: Treatment for gender identity disorder may include hormone therapy and sex reassignment surgery, but much more is involved. There needs to be extensive psychiatric evaluation first, as well as much discussion and talk therapy. However, gender identity issues may persist even after hormone therapy and surgery. Depression and anxiety are very common components too. ...Read more

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Will my child's behavior change after surgery?

Will my child's behavior change after surgery?

Sometimes: The whole situation may lead to psychological trauma similar to or in fact, post traumatic stress disorder. The cause is usually the stress, not the mechanics of the surgery.Watch for behavioral changes and discuss with your pediatrician if concerned. ...Read more

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Can I get surgery to become a man and if I don't like it can I change back to a woman without any problems? And would I look the same?

There is a flaw here: People either identify with a particular gender or not. If there is gender confusion and issues about it, those are going to have to be solved before someone is going to do the operation. Furthermore, it is relatively easy to assume an identity without surgical change. This would be advised prior to doing surgical or even hormonal changes. ...Read more

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Can I get surgery to look more asian. I'm black and I know a complete racial change probly isn't possible but I would at least like to look half asian?

Can I get surgery to look more asian. I'm black and I know a complete racial change probly isn't possible but I would at least like to look half asian?

Other options: As a young adult, you may find some of your other options, choices solve the problem. Go for a consult with makeup at the professional level and see those results. Then build on it with clothes, accessories and perhaps movements. Also try counseling to work on how wonderful you are, as you are. Cosmetic surgery is expensive and results are NOT guaranteed, however they are quite permanent. Be well. ...Read more

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What is the name of the surgery for a sex change?

What is the name of the surgery for a sex change?

SRS or GRS: For transgender individuals considering surgery these procedures are broadly classified as Sex Reassignment Surgery (SRS) or Gender Reassignment Surgery (GRS) and can be performed for male-to-female or from female-to-male. A whole host of other procedures for intersex states also exist. Procedures range from surgery on external genitalia to breasts to face and other procedures: waist/hair/buttocks ...Read more

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What is the name of the surgery for a sex change?

What is the name of the surgery for a sex change?

Gender Reassignment: The most commonly used names for surgery designed to change ones phenotype from male to female or vise versa are: gender reassignment surgery, sexual reassignment surgery or sex reassignment surgery. Specific procedures may include breast augmentation, mastectomy, penoplasty, vaginoplasty and many others to change physical appearance to feminize or masculinize the face and body. ...Read more

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I'm 54 yr old female 300 lbs. Should I consider bipass surgery?

I'm 54 yr old female 300 lbs. Should I consider bipass surgery?

Depends: If your bmi is more than 40 and you have medical problems that are attributable to obesity like diabetes or heart disease or sleep apnea and you have failed medically supervised weight loss, go to a weight loss seminar and set up an appointment to talk to a bariatric surgeon to discuss options. Good luck and stay healthy. ...Read more

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What is the surgery in which doctors take out the female parts?

What is the surgery in which doctors take out the female parts?

Hysterectomy: Removal of just the uterus is called a "partial hysterectomy." A "total hysterectomy" includes the uterus, ovaries and Fallopian tubes. ...Read more

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Is sex change surgery reversible?

Is sex change surgery reversible?

Depends.: I have worked with the trans community for over 15 years. It is extremely rare to see anyone have sexual reassignment surgery (srs) and change genders "back" again. I have seen it, though. Because srs, facial feminization surgery for MTF individuals, or "top" surgery for FTM folks are all such expensive and involved surgeries, we make every effort to make sure that patients are 100% certain. ...Read more

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